The Green Papers: 2018 General Election

Copyright All-up chart of Governors by election 'cycle'

Governors, in all states except New Hampshire and Vermont, serve 4 year terms.
The Governors of New Hampshire and Vermont serve 2 year terms.

Regular Gubernatorial elections are held the first Tuesday following the first Monday in November in all states except Louisiana. Louisiana will hold a non-partisan primary on Saturday 12 October 2019 and, if no candidate receives 50% of the vote, a Saturday 16 November 2019 runoff.

[next regular election:
Tuesday 6 November 2018]
Off Year Election
[next regular election:
Tuesday 5 November 2019]
Presidential Election
[next regular election:
Tuesday 3 November 2020]
Off Year Election
[most recent election:
Tuesday 2 November 2021]
Alabama: Ivey (R)Kentucky: Bevin (R)Delaware: Carney (D)New Jersey: Murphy (D)
Alaska: Walker (I)Louisiana: Edwards (D) (next election Saturday 12 October 2019)Indiana: Holcomb (R)Virginia: Northam (D)
Arizona: Ducey (R)Mississippi: Bryant (R)Missouri: Parson (R) 
Arkansas: Hutchinson (R) Montana: Bullock (D) 
California: Brown (D) New Hampshire: 2-year term, previous regular election 2018 
Colorado: Hickenlooper (D) North Carolina: Cooper (D) 
Connecticut: Malloy (D) North Dakota: Burgum (R) 
Florida: Scott (R) Utah: Herbert (R) 
Georgia: Deal (R) Vermont: 2-year term, previous regular election 2018 
Hawaii: Ige (D) Washington: Inslee (D) 
Idaho: Otter (R) West Virginia: Justice (R) 
Illinois: Rauner (R)   
Iowa: Reynolds (R)   
Kansas: Colyer (R)   
Maine: LePage (R)   
Maryland: Hogan (R)   
Massachusetts: Baker (R)   
Michigan: Snyder (R)   
Minnesota: Dayton (D)   
Nebraska: Ricketts (R)   
Nevada: Sandoval (R)   
New Hampshire: Sununu (R)   
New Mexico: Martinez (R)   
New York: Cuomo (D)   
Ohio: Kasich (R)   
Oklahoma: Fallin (R)   
Oregon: Brown (D)   
Pennsylvania: Wolf (D)   
Rhode Island: Raimondo (D)   
South Carolina: McMaster (R)   
South Dakota: Daugaard (R)   
Tennessee: Haslam (R)   
Texas: Abbott (R)   
Vermont: Scott (R)   
Wisconsin: Walker (R)   
Wyoming: Mead (R)   
6 November 2018
9 Democratic (D)
1 Independent (I)
26 Republican (R)
5 November 2019
1 Democratic (D)
2 Republican (R)
3 November 2020
4 Democratic (D)
5 Republican (R)
2 November 2021
2 Democratic (D)
Grand Total
16 Democratic (D)
1 Independent (I)
33 Republican (R)

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